Massachusetts Daily Collegian

Rams stay unbeaten as Minutewomen suffer first loss of season

By Nick Canelas

October 12, 2011

Filed under Sports, Tennis

After leaving the Mullins Courts unsatisfied following a 4-3 win over Connecticut, the Massachusetts women’s tennis team showed no signs of improvement as it was upended, 5-2, by Fordham on Sunday. The Minutewomen traveled t...

Minutewomen open season with shaky win against UConn

By DailyCollegian.com Staff

October 6, 2011

Filed under Tennis

Season openers don’t necessarily indicate how the rest of the season will unfold, which is good news for the Massachusetts women’s tennis team. Despite coming away with a win, UMass coach Judy Dixon was noticeably displeased...

Minutewomen to battle Mother Nature in home opener

By Nick Canelas

October 5, 2011

Filed under Sports, Tennis

After inclement weather washed away the opening match against Providence this weekend, the Massachusetts tennis team will kick off dual match play against Connecticut on Wednesday at the Mullins Courts. The Minutewomen were antic...

Minutewomen open season against old foe Providence

By Jeffrey Okerman

September 28, 2011

Filed under Archives, Sports, Tennis

Saturday’s Oct. 1st season opener marks the first time since 2006 that Providence and the Massachusetts tennis team meet in dual match play. Arriving at the Mullins Courts at 1 p.m. for the weekend clash, Providence will be looking to...

Minutewomen play last preseason tournament before their season begins

By Nick Canelas

September 20, 2011

Filed under Sports, Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team will take to the courts looking to use last weekend’s success in the Harvard Fall Classic as a springboard for improvement this weekend. Just one week after what UMass coach Judy Dixon called a,...

UMass downs Sacred Heart, await A-10s

By Matt Catizone

April 7, 2011

Filed under Tennis

After playing .500 as a team over the season’s first six months, the Massachusetts tennis team appears to be gaining a rhythm. The Minutewomen provided a sturdy performance during their defeat of Sacred Heart, 6-1, on Senior...

Minutewomen tennis team extends winning streak

By Scott Cournoyer

March 29, 2011

Filed under Tennis

With three matches against Atlantic 10 opponents now in the books, it’s safe to say that the University of Massachusetts tennis team, if not the perennial favorite to win this year’s conference crown, is a serious threat among the ...

UMass tops Quinnipiac at home

By Scott Cournoyer

February 28, 2011

Filed under Tennis

Six contests in a span of nine days can either spell a successful season or a recipe for a collapse for a team with not only high self-ambition to win, but high expectations and projections from the surrounding athletic communities. Now...

Minutewomen show strong showing against Rams

By Scott Cournoyer

October 20, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The Massachusetts tennis team (2-0) dominated Rhode Island last Wednesday, 6-1, winning all three doubles matches and five of six singles. “I’m very proud of them,” UMass coach Judy Dixon said. “I think we’re fi...

Minutewomen host Rams after rainout vs. Crusaders

By Scott Cournoyer

September 29, 2010

Filed under Tennis

The depth of the Massachusetts tennis team will ultimately decide their future this season and UMass coach Judy Dixon expects all hands on deck now that the fall season is underway. That depth will be tested when the Minutewomen face F...

UMass tennis return nine players, three recruits

By Scott Cournoyer

September 21, 2010

Filed under Tennis

Behind great depth and experience, Massachusetts coach Judy Dixon believes her team will have a strong season in 2010. With nine returning players and three recruits who can create immediate impacts on the program, Dixon believes this team may be the deepe...